Hungarian Harvest Dance
The Hungarian Harvest Dance will be held annually on October 5, 2019 at the American Legion Building on Hwy. 43 in Springfield, LA. The doors open at 5:00 pm and the Harvest Dance performance begins at 6:00 pm.
Our 2018 Harvest Dance was a great success. Adult advance tickets were $12.00 - - - $15.00 at the door. Children 6-12 advance tickets - $7.00 and $10.00 at the door. Children 5 and under -$Free.
We had Authentic Hungarian Cabbage Rolls, Cabbage Noodles, Kolbasz - Hungarian sausage PoBoys, and Hungarian pastries available for purchase. Music as provided by Poo Yai Band.
For more information on the next Harvest Dance- please call Julia Ourso at 225 567-3224
About The Museum
The Hungarian Settlement museum is now Closed due to COVID-19.
The museum will be opening on Tuesday August 4, 2020. All necessary COVID-19 precautions will be taken to prevent the spread of the virus – masks, social distancing, etc.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Tuesdays and the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Also, open by appointment for tour groups and schools. Contact 225-294-5732.
Entrance Admission Fees
Seniors and Veterans $6.00
Ages 8 to 18 $4.00
Childern 7 and under Free
It is located in the restored Hungarian Settlement school, and is dedicated to the historical preservation of the Hungarian community in Albany, Louisiana.
In the late 1800s, Hungarian settlers began to move from the harsh industrial environments of the North and East United States to a more desirable and familiar agricultural environment.
Our photo gallery features both historic and recent photos that illustrate the rich history and culture of South Louisiana’s Hungarian settlers. Also includes photos of our museum renovation.